Period
to 17 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 76 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.86% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 1.96% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Lancashire median annual salary £21,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.85% -7.14% +14.91%
10th Percentile £20,750 £31,250 £25,675
90th Percentile £22,250 £45,000 £43,450
North West median annual salary £38,132 £36,742 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.78% -16.50% +17.33%

NHS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 231 255 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 33.00% 31.17% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 192 205 341
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,100 £21,500
90th Percentile £64,875 £56,700 £45,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Lancashire

NHS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS in Lancashire.

Salary trend for NHS in Lancashire

NHS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 5 - -
Preston +13 1 £21,500 -38.57% 1
NHS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) RHCE
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) E-Procurement
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (83.33%) ZABBIX
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Hudson
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
1 5 (83.33%) Go
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Hudson
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Decision-Making
1 5 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) E-Procurement
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) IT Strategy
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Microservices
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Go
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) RHCE
1 5 (83.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Consul
1 5 (83.33%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (83.33%) Grafana
1 5 (83.33%) Graphite
1 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Opsview
1 5 (83.33%) Packer
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Salt
1 5 (83.33%) Terraform
1 5 (83.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat